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Junior Seau Biography

Birth Name:
Tiaina Baul Seau Jr.
Birth Place:
San Diego, California, United States
Football Player

Fast Facts

  • Lived in American Samoa until he entered grade school
  • Didn't speak English until he was seven
  • In high school, was named to California's All-Academic team with 3
  • 6 GPA, as well as being named the San Diego Section Basketball Player of Year
  • Selected fifth overall in the 1990 draft by the San Diego Chargers
  • Created the Junior Seau Foundation in support of children and young adults in 1992
  • Voted to 12 consecutive Pro Bowls from 1991-2002
  • Named NFL Man of the Year in 1994 for his philanthropic efforts


  • Sydney Beau Seau -- Daughter
  • Gina Deboer -- Ex-wife
  • Hunter Tiaina Seau -- Son
  • Jake Ryan Seau -- Son